- How do I log into zPanel or Sentora in my VPS Hosting?
Thanks for choosing our VPS Hosting! Sentora and zPanel are just two control panels our VPS Hosting supports. Once you've placed your VPS order with us and chosen either "CentOS 6.7 with Sentora" or "CentOS 6.5 with ZPanel" from the drop down and your order has completed, you will receive a "VPS Hosting Created" email with all of the info you need to get started. Your zPanel or Sentora log in page can be found by visiting your VPS IP address. Your VPS IP address, along with your zPanel and Sentora log in details, can be found in the "VPS Hosting Created" email. How do I obtain my Sentora or zPanel passwords for my VPS Hosting?
- Do you have customized 404 Not Found error pages for your Email Hosting?
Yes, we do have customized "404 Not Found" error pages for our Email Hosting. To create your own, please follow these steps: Create an HTML page named "error_404.html" on your computer. Upload this page to the root directory. Now this page will appear whenever a requested page is not found on your webspace.
- How do I obtain my Sentora or zPanel passwords for my VPS Hosting?
Thanks for choosing our VPS Hosting! Sentora and zPanel are just two control panels our VPS Hosting supports. If you need to obtain your zPanel or Sentora passwords, they are stored as a .txt file in your VPS directory. To get your zPanel or Sentora passwords, log in as root and enter: service mysqld restart cat passwords.txt
- How do I add Sentastico to my VPS with Sentora?
The Sentastico module can be installed in your VPS Hosting with three easy SSH commands. To begin, login as root and enter the following command: zppy repo add zppy-repo.mach-hosting.com/repo Next, you want to update by entering: zppy update Lastly, enter: zppy install sentastico You should see "Module installed successfully!" Go to your Sentora control panel. Select "Module Admin" from the "Server Admin" section. Enable Sentastico for Admin, Users, or both, and save your changes. You will now see the Sentastico Icon in the "Advanced" section of your control panel. Click there and it opens on the "Admin" tab. You can add the packages you want here, including WordPress.
- How do I set up my Email Hosting email to work with my Gmail account?
To set up your Email Hosting email to work with Gmail, please follow these steps: Log into your Gmail account. Click the gear icon on the top-right side of the page. Select "Settings" from the drop-down menu. Click on the "Accounts and Imports" tab. Under the "Check mail from other accounts:" section, click the "Add a mail account" button. When the box pops up, enter your email address and click the "Next" button. On the next page, "Import emails from my other account (POP3)" should already be selected. If not, please select this and click 'Next'. The next page will ask you for your POP settings (your username, password, server and port). You can retrieve this information under your POP3/SMTP settings in your Email Hosting web space. Check the "Always use a secure connection (SSL) when retrieving mail.” option, and then click the 'Add Account’ button, and you will then be able to receive emails through Gmail. You would then need to set up Gmail to send emails using your Dynadot account. On the “Accounts and Import” page, under the “Send mail as:” section press the "Add another email address" button. When the box pops up, enter your email address. Google will now ask for a username/password. You can retrieve this information under your POP3/SMTP settings in your Email Hosting web space. The SMTP server should read webhost.dynadot.com.The SMTP server port should be 587. The 'Secured connection using TLS' option should be selected by default. If not, please choose that option. Click on the "Add Account" button to save your changes. Next, gmail will ask you to verify the new address using a confirmation code or link. Once verified, you will be able to access your Dynadot email through your existing gmail account! Want to set up your Email Hosting email on another platform? Check out these additional instructions: iPhone iPad Motorola Droid Mac Mail Microsoft Outlook Thunderbird
- How do I restore my VPS from a backup?
We offer free daily backups with our VPS Hosting. This allows you to restore all the files that were there when your VPS was last backed up. To restore your VPS Hosting, please follow these steps: Sign in to your Dynadot account. Unlock your account to access the VPS restore feature. Select "My Hosting" from the left-side menu bar. Click on your VPS Hosting plan (should be a blue link). Scroll down to the "VPS Control" section, you'll need to shut down your VPS by clicking on the "Regular Shutdown" or "Force Shutdown" button. Wait for the VPS to complete shutting down. Click on the "Link" next to "Backup." Select the radio button next to a "VPS Automatic Backup" point, or a "VPS Manual Backup" that you want to use for the restore. Click on the "Restore VPS" button. NOTE: The restore processing may take 30-60 minutes to complete. Once finished, your VPS is ready again. You can also rebuild your VPS.
- My domain is registered at Dynadot and I also use your Email Hosting plan. How do I configure my domain to my Email Hosting plan?
To use your Email Hosting plan, please follow these steps: Sign in to your Dynadot account. Select "My Domains" from the left-side menu bar and then click "Manage Domains" in the drop-down. Check the box next to your domain name(s) and click on the "Bulk Action" button. Choose "DNS Settings" from the "Bulk Action" list. On the DNS page, select "Dynadot Hosting" from the top drop-down menu. Select "Email Hosting" from the list of choices (we no longer sell new Advanced Hosting plans). Press the "Use Dynadot Hosting" button to save your changes. You should now see “Dynadot Email Hosting” listed alongside your domain on the “Manage Domains” in your Dynadot account. Please be aware that it might take some time for your name server changes to propagate. NOTE: These instructions are only for setting up your domain with our Email or Advanced Hosting. See how to set up your domain with our VPS Hosting.
- How do I set up my email in Mac Mail for Email Hosting?
To set up your Email Hosting email in Mac Mail, please follow these steps: Retrieve your POP3 and SMTP settings. Do not forget to enable remote access. Open up your Mac Mail program. Select the option to Add Other Mail Account and press the "Continue" button. Enter in your email address and password and press the "Create" button. The account will need to be manually configured. Press "Next" to move to the next screen. Select "POP" and enter in your POP details as shown below. Then, press the "Next" button. Enter in your SMTP details as shown below. Please make sure to enter your complete username and password, though the app may say it is optional. Then, press the "Create" button. Your email should begin working immediately. Note: This tutorial has been written using Mac Mail version 7.3 Want to set up your Email Hosting email on another platform? Check out these additional instructions: iPhone iPad Motorola Droid Gmail Microsoft Outlook Thunderbird
- How do I set up my email on my iPhone for Email Hosting?
To set up your Email Hosting email with your iPhone, please follow these steps: First, you should retrieve your POP3 and SMTP settings in your Email Hosting account. Find and tap the "Settings" app on your iPhone. Tap "Accounts & Passwords" Tap "Add Account" and then scroll down and choose "Other". Under the "Mail" section, tap the "Add Mail Account" button. Enter the Name, Address, Password, and Description (it should show an example) and then hit the "Next" button. At the very top, make sure you choose the "POP" section. (IMPORTANT NOTE: You must choose POP as IMAP will NOT work). Enter the Incoming Mail Server host name, username, and password. Press the "Save" button. Enter the Outgoing Mail Server host name, username, and password. While your phone lists this information as "Optional", it is needed for your Dynadot email to work. Press the "Save" button. Once the settings are finished verifying, you should be able to send and receive email on your iPhone. You can also delete email directly from your iPhone. Want to set up your Email Hosting email on another platform? Check out these additional instructions: iPad Motorola Droid Mac Mail Gmail Microsoft Outlook Thunderbird
- How do I restart MySQL in ZPanel or Sentora for my VPS Hosting?
To restart MySQL in your ZPanel or Sentora VPS Hosting, log in as root and enter the following command: service mysqld restart Once your VPS returns MySQL start/running, the restart is done.